Object ID 003816
Object Name Gold Bond Castor Oil container
Object Desc Large metal container, gold colored. Says "Kellogg's Gold Bond Castor Oil".
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003823
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 9, Shelf 19
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords Gold Bond,castor oil,Spencer Kellogg & Sons, Inc.,
Title Gold Bond Castor Oil container
Description Metal tin with handle and spout on top. Tin is gold colored and reads "Kellogg's Gold Bond Castor Oil Chemically Pure Manufactured by Spencer Kellogg & Sons, Inc." On the two smaller sides someone has written in marker "Castor Oil Tuk". The top and bottom appear to be painted over with gold paint.
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Place of Origin
Maker Spencer Kellogg & Sons, Inc.
Maker Details Based in Buffalo, N.Y.
Date OCT 30,2015
Assessor Julia Kunas
Notes There is gold paint on the top and bottom of the can. The can is rusted and worn in some spots.